Exercise Physiologist develops, implements, and evaluates exercise programs for patients. Assesses cardiovascular and metabolic effects of exercise for cardiac and musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Being an Exercise Physiologist creates educational materials and conducts training sessions for patients. Monitors, measures, and documents patient progress using standards and cardiac and other medical test results. Additionally, Exercise Physiologist may require a master's degree of exercise physiology. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require exercise technologist certification. The Exercise Physiologist contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be an Exercise Physiologist typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience.